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English

Etymology

Onomatopoeic

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
hiss

Plural
es

hiss (es)
  1. A sound made by a snake, cat, escaping steam, etc.
  2. An expression of disapproval made to sound like the noise of a snake.

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Verb

Infinitive
to hiss

Third person singular
hisses

Simple past
hissed

Past participle
-

Present participle
hissing

to hiss (third-person singular simple present hisses, present participle hissing, simple past and past participle hissed)
  1. To make a hissing sound.

Translations


Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

hiss

  1. An elevator (AE); a lift (BE).
Common
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hiss hissen hissar hissarna
Genitive hiss hissens hissars hissarnas

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